Jessica is a native of Eastern North Carolina, however, she lived most of her life in Ohio. Jessica obtained her degree in Dental Hygiene while living in Dayton,Ohio. In 2010 Jessica, her husband, and their two children moved back to NC. Jessica is currently a full time practicing Dental Hygienist in a private practice in Wilmington, NC. She is an active member of the American Dental Hygienist Association and currently serves as Trustee for the Cape Fear Component at the State level. Jessica is an advocate for positive change and continued advancement in the profession.